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2011 Egyptian revolution

How to Counter the Putin Playbook

New York Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
A rally in Red Square, Moscow, on March 18, 2014, when President Vladimir V. Putin asked the Russian Parliament to make the annexation of Crimea official.

Judaism is not a major player in the history of humankind

Haaretz - ‎7 hours ago‎
For even when pupils hear about the Roman Empire or the French Revolution, the discussion in class focuses on the way the Roman Empire treated the Jews or on the legal and political status of Jews in the French Republic.

Libya needs a small, effective army: Former Chief of Staff Mangoush

Libya Herald - ‎9 hours ago‎
The contentious issue is whether to include soldiers who were part of the Qaddafi army in the new post February 17th 2011 revolution army. The fighters who took part in the revolution object to including Qaddafi's former soldiers in this new army. The ...

Our ties are historical – Egyptian ambassador

New Era - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
As you know, the pathway of revolution was deviated to the wrong direction for some time, but it was corrected by the uprising of the people of Egypt in two great consecutive revolutions - on 25th of January 2011 and 30th of June 2013. A new roadmap of ...

Arab bloc needs economic integration on its agenda

gulfnews.com - ‎11 hours ago‎
In retrospect, Kuwait, Egypt and Saudi Arabia hosted the Arab Economic, Development and Social summits in 2009, 2011 and 2013, respectively. The one in Egypt was held ahead of the popular revolution. The Gulf has the largest the largest Arab economy ...

Why are Egypt's TV hosts migrating to Western screens?

Al-Monitor - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
He also believes young Egyptians who reject the current political situation will remain loyal to the figures they have followed since the January 25 Revolution in 2011, especially since they feel much of the current mainstream media doesn't represent them.

Libya: Egypt and Algeria need to coordinate

Ahram Online - ‎22 hours ago‎
Although the origins of the Arab Spring are pretty much the same in different cases that witnessed mass mobilisation in 2011, the outcome of those events varies significantly from one place to another. In each case, a number of factors have ...

Middle East turmoil — The Egyptians: A Radical Story; A Rage for Order

The Australian - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
Halfway through The Egyptians: A Radical Story, Jack Shenker recalls a moment of solitary meditation that for him brought home the Egyptian revolution. “My notebooks are as raw as my memories … the pen's nib has ... The bodies were mounting in police ...

Australian Tourism to Egypt Drops by 85 Percent Since 2011 Revolution

Egyptian Streets - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
The number of Australians travelling to Egypt for tourism dropped by 85 percent in 2015 and 2016 compared to years prior to the January 25 revolution in 2011. Prior to 2011, an average of 110,000 Australians per year would visit Egypt for tourism, said ...
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How Middle Eastern monarchies survived the Arab Spring

Washington Post - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
As near-absolutist dynasties under siege by revolutionary forces, they had to respond collectively. ... By February 2011, when the Mubarak dictatorship collapsed in Egypt, observers saw a marked rise in communication between the monarchies. This ...
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Netanyahu hails Israel's warming ties with Egypt

Press TV - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
Relations between Egypt and Israel have been growing since Sisi took power in the Arab country in 2014, months after he spearheaded a coup that overthrew Morsi.

Africa: Testimony of Hope After Egypt's Revolution

AllAfrica.com - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Although Egypt may today look like a tragic example of why mass protest is doomed, but the turmoil of the five years since the demonstrators in Cairo and other cities in 2011 has unleashed a will for change and a resistance to power among ordinary ...
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Will Hamas accept new Egypt-brokered deal with Israel?

Al-Monitor - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
To even consider a new exchange deal, Hamas first wants Israel to free the Palestinian detainees that it had rearrested after their release as part of the Gilad Shalit exchange deal in October 2011. ... under the current Egyptian regime, as Hamas and ...

This 1960 Jazz Film Shaped Concert Documentaries as We Know Them

Noisey (blog) - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
Bert Stern was a legendary photographer whose images, like the iconic Egyptian-pyramid ad for Smirnoff and the poster photo for Stanley Kubrick's Lolita, helped spur advertising's “creative revolution” in the 1960s. But he was more than just an ...

'Seoul should induce Arab Spring in NK through TV'

Korea Times - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Pointing out that it was the free circulation of information through social network service and other media that toppled a dictatorial regime in Egypt and brought about the Jasmine Revolution in Tunisia, he said only when external information can flow ...

Editors' Choice

New York Times - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
A perceptive novel about the political coming-of-age of an Egyptian woman, ending with the 2011 revolution. WE ARE NOT SUCH THINGS: The Murder of a Young American, a South African Township, and the Search for Truth and Reconciliation, by Justine ...
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Nusra confirms split with al-Qaeda 'to protect Syrian revolution'

Middle East Eye - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
The Nusra Front has long been among the myriad of rebel groups battling pro-government forces since the beginning of the country's civil war in 2011, often working closely with and fighting alongside other groups. "The brotherhood ... Middle East Eye ...

Three Egyptian films win major awards at Algeria's Oran Film Festival

Ahram Online - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Egyptian social drama Nawara, was directed and scripted by Hala Khalil and produced by the Red Star film production company, is set during the 2011 Revolution. The film tells the story of a maid, the title character, who works for a wealthy family in a ...

The International Context of Global Outrage (in 5 parts)

CADTM.org - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
From 25 January 2011 on, the movement spread to Egypt where the population had been subjected to decades of neoliberal counter-reforms dictated by the World Bank and the IMF, with a dictatorial regime allied, like Tunisia's, to the major Western powers ...
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